Tag: May

Oct 9, 2012 / / Politics

The applause began even before the hair appeared and only intensified as it was followed on stage seconds later by the body that could only be Boris. First out of his seat in welcome was the Prime Minister, whose face…

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Oct 2, 2012 / / Politics

Ed Miliband staged a smash and grab raid on the Tory Party last night leaving David Cameron checking whether he still had his trousers. He certainly had the Prime Minister’s shirt off his back as he announced a take-over bid…

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May 16, 2012 / / PMQ sketch

It was when Sir Bufton Tufton rose and asked about Angela Merkel and her bazookas that you wondered if the future of the country really was in safe hands. Some may point out that Sir B is a fictional character…

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Apr 3, 2012 / / Media

You knew it was serious even with the sound down because Kay Burley had her Huw Edwards face on as she confirmed on Sky News her boss was now attempting to write himself out of the script of The Godfather 6. His…

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Feb 17, 2012 / / Politics

The Prime Minister went to Scotland yesterday and confirmed his dad’s name was Cameron, thereby putting the lie to those who have spent the last 19 months claiming the illegitimate alternative. But it was doubtful that this honest admission would…

Read the Post“Will ye no come back again”

Feb 10, 2012 / / Media

Embed from Getty Images It was clear as soon as Paul Dacre came into Court 73 that someone had lit the blue touch paper attached to the editor of the Daily Mail and quickly retired out of harm’s way. To see the…

Read the PostDacre – the sequel

Feb 1, 2012 / / PMQ sketch

After 18 months in the doldrums Ed Miliband at last came up with a successful strategy today for taking on the Government — munching on millionaires. It may seem odd that the leader of the Labour Party has taken so…

Read the PostEd launches class war

Dec 13, 2011 / / Politics

Embed from Getty Images It must have been his turn to pick the kids up from school that kept Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg away from the Commons for the first public discussion of the plan to lift the anchors…

Read the PostThe missing Clegg

Oct 26, 2011 / / PMQ sketch

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the introduction of Prime Minister’s Questions to the democratic process in the United Kingdom and so it seems only right to remark on the grey streaks spotted in the hair of the present incumbent.…

Read the PostTory tribalism saves the day for Dave